Odessa region: SBU exposes customs officer on bribes
Office posts on systematic bribes.
Law enforcers established that the official demanded money from drivers on vehicles with foreign registration. For illegal financial gain, he entered invalid data to automated customs-clearance system about alleged crossing of the imported cars over the state border. The illegal mechanism was used for legalising foreign cars on the territory of our country for a year.
The offender valued at his services at USD 100 per border-crossing mark.
The offender was served with a notice of suspicion in committing the crime stipulated by Part 2 Article 366 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
The urgent investigative and operative actions on establishing and bringing to criminal responsibility other offenders involved in the illegal activities are under way.
The measures to expose the offender were conducted Prosecutor’s Office.
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